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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1003 PM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO

.SYNOPSIS...A HIGH CENTER OVER THE FAR NE GULF EXTENDS A RIDGE
WESTWARD TO NE TEXAS. THE HIGH CENTER WILL MOVE SOUTHWARD MON TO
NEAR TAMPA BAY...AND SHIFT SLIGHTLY S WED BEFORE MOVING N AGAIN
TO THE FAR NE GULF THU THROUGH FRI NIGHT. A WEAK TROUGH WILL
FORM OFF THE NW YUCATAN PENINSULA EACH EVENING BEFORE DISSIPATING
OVER THE SW GULF DURING THE OVERNIGHT HOURS EACH NIGHT THROUGH THE
PERIOD.

GULF OF MEXICO N OF 26N W OF 87W

.OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT SE TO S 15 TO 20 KT W OF
94W. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT W OF 94W S 15 TO 20 KT
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

GULF OF MEXICO FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 87W

.OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

SW GULF OF MEXICO S OF 22N W OF 87W

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
3 FT WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF VERACRUZ... AND 4 TO 6 FT ELSEWHERE.
.MON...WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF VERACRUZ...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT.
DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT LATE. ELSEWHERE...E WINDS 10 TO 20
KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF
VERACRUZ...AND 4 TO 6 FT ELSEWHERE.
.MON NIGHT...WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF VERACRUZ...E WINDS LESS THAN
10 KT. ELSEWHERE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SHIFTING TO E 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF VERACRUZ...AND
E 10 TO 20 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

GULF OF MEXICO E OF 87W

.OVERNIGHT...S OF 25N...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...
EXCEPT 6 TO 8 FT STRAITS OF FLORIDA. N OF 25N...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S OF 25N...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. N OF 25N...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S OF 25N...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
N OF 25N...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO NW LATE. SEAS 2
FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S OF 25N...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. N OF 25N...N
WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S OF 25N...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
N OF 25N.. NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO S LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.WED...S OF 25N...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. N OF 25N...SE
TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S OF 25N....E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. N OF
25N... E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...S OF 25N...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. N OF 25N...
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S OF 25N...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. N OF
25N... E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT S OF 25N 15 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT S OF 25N...AND 2 FT OR LESS N OF 25N.
.FRI NIGHT...S OF 25N...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. N OF
25N...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS



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